Vineland Research and Innovation Centre appoints new head of automation
VINELAND STATION, Ontario, February 5, 2020 – Hussam Haroun has joined Vineland Research and Innovation Centre as Director of Automation. In his new role, Haroun will oversee Vineland’s activities related to automation, artificial intelligence and digital agriculture technologies.
“Haroun’s technical, business and leadership experience will provide an excellent foundation for his role at Vineland in leading the automation team to success,” says Tania Humphrey, PhD, Vice President, Research & Development. “Automation is key for Canadian growers to address rising costs, labour accessibility and more efficient resource management. Vineland is proud to be a leader in this developing field.”